Gene Wiley

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Gene Wiley
Personal information
Born (1937-11-12) November 12, 1937 (age 79)
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school Carver (Amarillo, Texas)
College Wichita State (1959–1962)
NBA draft 1962 / Round: 2 / Pick: 8th overall
Selected by the Los Angeles Lakers
Playing career 1962–1966
Position Center
Number 12, 30
Career history
19621966 Los Angeles Lakers
1967–1968 Oakland Oaks
1967–1968 Dallas Chaparrals
Career highlights and awards
  • First-team All-MVC (1962)
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Gene Wiley (born November 12, 1937) is a former NBA basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers. He attended Carver High School in Amarillo, Texas[1] and Wichita State University. He was drafted in 1962 with the eighth pick in the second round by the Los Angeles Lakers. Wiley played four seasons in the NBA and averaged 4.2 points per game and 7.2 rebounds per game. In 1967, Wiley returned to professional basketball to play in the ABA. In one ABA season, he played for the Oakland Oaks and the Dallas Chaparrals. His ABA statistics were 2.0 points per game and 2.2 rebounds per game.[2]